Leidos is seeking a Cyber Security Manager in Amarillo TX or Oak Ridge TN.
Remote work is not available.
The Cyber Security Operations Manager is responsible for the Cyber Security Operations team. This team is responsible for day to day advanced security monitoring of the systems and the network. Additionally, this person will oversee all Cyber Security Incident Response activities (with a delegated team lead) and Cyber Security Engineering activities. The Operations Manager will report to the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and will work with the Authorization Manager and other Cyber Security Staff to manage the CNS Cyber Security Program. This position is expected to have an understanding of the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) and the various supporting elements. This role is expected manage the team that plans and implements security measures to protect computer systems, networks, and data, as well as to provide additional visibility for the analysts and to stay up to date on the latest risks and threats to information security systems. This person will manage a team of individuals at both the Y-12 Site in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and the Pantex Site in Amarillo, Texas.
-Maintain timely and effective communication with stakeholders to resolve cyber security issues
-Plan, prioritize, and coordinate assignments of cyber staff to projects
-Ensure risk-balanced security measures are integrated into IT projects and activities
-Ensure cyber controls and monitoring are in place to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of CNS and NNSA information
-Support the CISO and other cyber security personnel to ensure implementation of the cyber security program remains in compliance with DOE/NNSA and NIST requirements
-Standardize, document, maintain, and automate where possible cyber processes for monitoring, analysis, and response to cyber incidents
-Plan, prepare, and devise work plans that ensure cyber efforts are conducted within approved budget and schedule parameters while implementing IS&S project management processes
-Maintain an understanding of current and emerging cyber threats at all times, and make recommendations for mitigation to the CISO
-Lead the development, ongoing improvement and maintenance of the CNS cyber security architecture
-Work in partnership with other IS&S managers in the development, implementation and operation of a Security Operations Center (SOC)
-Propose and provide input into IS&S architecture efforts that can be implemented to enhance detection, analysis, containment and response
-Work with CISO to establish cyber metrics to gauge program effectiveness and perform internal audits and assessments
-Maintain security log infrastructure to monitor, analyze, and respond to log anomalies. Conduct packet capture analysis and ensure the logging infrastructure is monitored for risk to CNS and NNSA information
-Manage intrusion detection/prevention systems, maintain continuous monitoring systems, and provide timely network traffic analysis
-Work cooperatively with external parties such as DOE-CIRC, JC3, OHS, Cl, intelligence organizations, and others as appropriate to help improve the CNS cyber program and security capabilities
-Monitor performance, ensure performance standards remain high, and document that risk management goals are accomplished
-Responsible for hiring and developing competent cyber security subject matter experts and for retaining critical cyber security skills on staff
-Ability to be on-site, at Y-12 or Pantex, Monday-Friday during core business hours to support operational and management activities for cyber security
-Job may require on call support in the event of an operational or cyber security incident
-Ability to travel (expected to be no more than 8 weeks per year) to off-site locations to support DOE/NNSA mission requirements
No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions.
We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but change the world.
Our Civil business is helping to modernize and manage infrastructure, systems and controls, and cybersecurity for civilian agencies and commercial clients around the globe. With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenges and implement newfound efficiencies on a number of programs including those that:
-Power homes and businesses
-Guide air traffic
-Streamline tax returns
-Protect digital footprints
-Contain environmental incidents
-Heighten port security
-Enable scientific discovery
Leidos is a member company of the joint venture Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC (CNS).
CNS manages and operates the Pantex Plant in Texas and the Y-12 National Security Complex in Tennessee under a single contract from the U.S. Department of Energy/NNSA. Pantex, located northeast of Amarillo, Texas, is the nation's primary facility for the final assembly, dismantlement, and maintenance of nuclear weapons. Providing the nuclear deterrent for our nation and allies, ensuring our stockpile is strong and viable, reducing the total nuclear weapons in the stockpile, and supporting the stockpile as the High Explosive Center of Excellence are key activities at this historic site. Y-12 helps ensure a safe and effective U.S. nuclear weapons deterrent by retrieving and storing nuclear materials, fueling the nation's naval reactors, and performing complementary work for other government and private-sector entities. Y-12 is our nation's Uranium Center of Excellence.
Requirements: At least 7 years relevant technical experience, with 4+ years' supervisory experience.
Education: BS degree Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Networking/Telecommunications.
Clearance: Must either possess or be able to obtain/maintain a DOE Q clearance.
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours: